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Partner Tech Operations

32259

Pyrmont, NSW, AU, 2009

Technology
Pyrmont
Full-Time

Paramount+, a direct-to-consumer digital subscription video on-demand and live streaming service from Paramount Global, combines live sports, breaking news, and a mountain of entertainment.

 

The premium streaming service features an expansive library of original series, hit shows and popular movies across every genre from world-renowned brands and production studios, including BET, CBS, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Pictures and the Smithsonian Channel. The service is also the streaming home to unmatched sports programming, including every CBS Sports event, from golf to football to basketball and more, plus exclusive streaming rights for major sports properties, including some of the world’s biggest and most popular soccer leagues.

 

 

We now have an opportunity for an experienced candidate for the role of Partner Tech Operations to oversee the technical and product operations of VCNI's Streaming services, based in Sydney.

This is a maternity leave cover contract.

 

The ideal candidate needs to have strong experience working in an international context and managing product rollouts on an aggressive timeline, working with both internal and external stakeholders to translate business needs into product requirements.

 

Functions will include:

 

  • Serve as main Australian POC for Global Product Teams, prioritising and communicating all regional business requirements, timelines, deliverables, specs, etc.

  • Coordinate with global publishing partners to ensure accurate publishing of builds, distribution, store listings, etc

  • Facilitate the production of high-level documentation around existing operational processes and proposed workflows within new systems or optimised existing systems

  • Participate in extensive cross-organisation collaboration (e.g. quarterly planning), playing a crucial role in identifying regional priorities and business cases

  • Develop distribution partnerships including subscriber enablement and billing integrations

  • Develop exceptional relationships and strong lines of communication across all businesses to allow for effective, ongoing collaboration

  • Manage 'BAU' tech operations issues and resolution, troubleshooting

 

 

What are we looking for? What's important?

 

  • 5+ years of experience in product management/technical operations in a well established, high performing software development environment

  • solid experience in appropriately handling risks, high pressure projects and conflict resolution

  • deep understanding of app development and distribution

  • extensive experience in product management/technical operations within the media industry

  • track record of success in product launches

  • strong written and oral communication and presentation skills

  • excellent organisation and problem-solving skills

  • high attention to detail and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously

  • ability to adapt to changes in schedules and delivery and business priorities

 

Why Paramount? 

 

We could just list the numerous benefits our employees avail of every day.  However, for now we'll just leave you with how our employees feel about us: 

 

  • 92% of our employees stated they would highly recommend Paramount to a friend (Glassdoor) 

  • We hold a 3.9 STAR RATING, by far the highest rating in the media sector (Seek Company Profiles) 

 

Paramount embraces differences and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds regardless of factors such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property or birth. These grounds also include age, nationality, marital status, disability, place of residence and sexual orientation. 

 

We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as Australia’s First Peoples, and the Traditional Custodians of the land where we live and work. We pay our respects to Elders, past, present and emerging, and we are proud to live in a country which is home to the world’s oldest living cultures. 

 

We prioritise the health, safety and welfare of our people. As a result, we currently require all our employees who enter a Paramount premises to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in alignment with our Vaccination Position. Please reach out with any questions or to discuss your personal circumstances. 

 

#LI-KD1 #wfh 

 

Paramount believes in creating environments that allow our primary focus to remain on providing entertainment, education and information to our millions of viewers around the world. As part of this commitment to health and safety, Paramount requires COVID-19 vaccines for current U.S. employees, including all newly hired employees, subject to applicable law. Union employees are subject to the agreement reached between the Company and the applicable Union.